Monthly Archive: August 2020

normalcy, milestone moments

Cupcake Moments

When Rachel turned one, I wanted to make cupcakes for her family birthday party that we were having.  Sean was outside working around the house and when he came inside, I was in tears.  I apparently did not let the cupcakes cool long enough so when I tried to decorate them, the...

Bags of Hope

Bags of Hope

A while back, we were sitting around the table talking about the current events happening.  A question popped into our minds – What about the homeless?  How are they eating? Surviving?  My husband was in Ottawa prior to our conversation and had noticed how much of a ghost town it was.  With no government...

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Fitness Over 40!

I am not a fitness expert, but I do enjoy fitness. I always have. As a child, I figure skated, played on school sports teams consisting of volleyball, basketball, and track and field. I was active ALL THE TIME. With figure skating, I was on the ice three days a...

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Simple Go-To Cottage Meals

Cottage – The place where the best memories are made Do you have a cottage? Do you rent a cottage during the summer months?  Or, do you visit family or friends at their cottage?  Regardless which of the above options is you – you must have a ‘Go To’ Cottage meal.   Going...